Warracknabeal Neighbourhood House & Learning Centre Inc

Committed to Innovative Community Learning


Office Hours

Monday to Friday
9.00am to 4.00pm

Closed public holidays and weekends.

Contact Us

2 Cox Street, Warracknabeal, VICTORIA 3393
Phone (03) 5396 1360 Fax (03) 5394 1103                                                                                                                                                                    
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Courses & Programs

Expressions of interest are welcomed.  Ideas for programs and courses to be developed will be considered.

We would love to hear from any trainers or tutors who may wish to share their skills with the community.

Please visit our Events Calendar page for more information on upcoming courses.

Upcoming Courses & Programs..... 

STEP Aerobics with Rikki Nitschke

Step up, step up and join the fun and vibrant Step Aerobics class.
Walk to your own beat and exercise to music for a great cardio workout.
Children Welcome.

Tuesdays 9.15am - 10.15am

Wednesday 5.45pm - 6.45pm

Cost: $5 per session.

Enquiries contact Rikki 0438 981 347

CARDIO BOXING with Rikki Nitschke

Boxing for fitness
Equipment supplied.

Mondays 5.45pm - 6.45pm

Cost: $5 per session

Enquiries contact Rikki 0438 981 347

Tai Chi for Arthritis with Community Health Nurse Julie Mills

An integration of body, mind and spirit: the six basic forms of Tai Chi will be taught at these sessions.

Beginner Class:

Date: Monday's November 6, 13, 20, 27

Time: 10am - 11am

Cost: $2

This class is for people who haven't practiced Tai Chi before or who only have minimum experiance with the movements.

Tai Chi enquiries to Julie Mills PH: 5396 1223 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bookings with Neighbourhood House.

French Language classes > Votre prof Ginny Clark

Continuing Class

Date: Mondays from Oct 16th, 2017 - Monday Dec 4th, 2017

Time: 5.15pm - 6.15pm

Cost: $80 for 8x1 hour sessions

Beginner Class

Date: Tuesday Oct 17th, 2017 - Dec 5th, 2017

Time: 4pm - 5pm

Cost: $80 for 8x1 hour sessions

Please enquire and book with the Centre. 

Barista Training

Two day course. Learn how to make espresso coffees, froth milk, clean machines and grind beans.

Date: Thursday Nov 2nd - Friday Nov 3rd, 2017

Time: 10am - 3pm

Cost: $50 or $25 concession

Training provided by Helen Dillon from Beulah Bic.


Responsible Service of Alcohol - SITHFAB201

Delivered by the Centre for Participation

Accredited with the VCGLR and is essential for anyone working where alcohol is sold.

Date: Friday Nov 24th, 2017

Time: 5.30pm to 9.30pm

Cost: $110

Please enrol with the centre by Friday Nov 17th, 2017

Download enrolment form

Food Safety Handler - SITXFSA001

Delivered by the Centre for Participation

Food hygiene awareness is a requirement for all persons handling, preparing and storing food in workplace or volunteer positions.

Date: Friday Nov 24th, 2017

Time: 10.00am to 1.00pm

Cost: $110

Workbook to be completed before the course on Nov 24th

Please enrol, pay and pick up your workbook at the centre by Friday Nov 17th, 2017

Download enrolment form

Provide First Aid & CPR - HLTAID003

Training Delivered by Roger Murray

Date: Monday Nov 20th, 2017

Time: 9.00am - 4.00pm (CPR morning only)

Cost: $175 or $80 CPR only

Enrolment and payment please by Monday Nov 13th, 2017 to confirm your place and assist with finalising numbers. There is also a work book that needs to be picked up and completed before the course on Monday Nov 20th.

A Unique Student Identifier is required for this course, information on how to obtain a USI can be found in the Forms tab. Photo or Medicare Card identification required with enrolment.

Please complete the appropriate enrolment form for Provide First Aid or CPR refresher.

Download Provide First Aid HLTAID003 enrolment form

Download CPR Refresher enrolment form

Local Learners

If you want to obtain your Learner Drivers Permit, but need some help to develop better understanding of rules, questions and test requirements?

This programme will put you on the right road and steer you towards achieving your goal. 

Cost: $60 or concession $40

Please contact the Centre to organise a time.


Work Skills

Learn skills to assist your search for work. Includes: Resumes, Personal Presentation, Interview Skills and Budgeting.

Dates and time on appointment. Please contact the centre to organise a time.

Cost: $60 or $40 Concession

Bookings and enrolment forms to be completed before course commencement. Payment required to guarantee your place.

YOGA with Susan Martin    

Come and experience the health benefits of Yoga.

Susan is taking names and contact information for a potential new beginner class in the new year.                                                           Please contact us if you are interested in joining a class in 2018.                                                                                                                  Come and experience the health benefits of Yoga.                                                                  

Experienced participants also welcome to express interest in joining a class.

Cost: $15 casual or there is a discount if you pay for the full block of classes and lock in your place in the class.                               Payment & enrolment prior to first session please                                                                                                                                           Enquiries 5396 1360 Limited places, book early.


Please bring a thick blanket, yoga mat if you have one and water, and fast for 2 hours before.                                                                             Disclaimer and Personal History forms required.                                                      

Limited places, booking required. Enquiries 5396 1360                                              

Aqua Movers             

Aqua Movers is for the over 50’s water aerobics class to assist in maintaining fitness. 

There is also an option to participate in swimming as an alternative to aerobics.

When: Every Monday

Time:  9:10am for 9.20am departure

Where: Horsham Aquatic Centre

Cost: $8.00 per session, includes bus transport, pickup from Neighbourhood House

Basic Computers - Please note this course is now running on Thursdays

Our course offers a range of current and practical training modules using Windows 10. Training can be tailored to meet individual or group needs, using online resources to explore a variety of topics.

Date: Thursdays Oct 19th - Dec 21st, 2017

Time: 11am - 12pm

Cost: $60 or $40 concession

Modern laptop computers provided

Basic Computers One-On-One

Need specific, perdonally tailored basic computer training? Please contact the centre to arrange a time to talk through your needs and book a one-on-one appropriate time.

Cost: $20 per hour

Date and time to be arranged.

Operating an Apple iPad

This short course covers the basic settings and functions for the iPad.

Cost: $10

Please contact the Centre to register your interest and organise a date and time.

Writer's Group             

When: First Thursday of every month

Time: 10.00am

Cost: Gold coin donation

Passionate about writing and wanting a forum to share your work with others.  Come along and join the friendly and supportive Writer's Group.
Available during office hours








Conversational French

Are you planning on traveling and would like to benefit from learning French? Courtesy of Jeanie Clark, this is now possible.

Date: Wednesday's July 23rd to August 27th


Time: 4.00pm-5.00pm


Cost: $50 for 6 weeks.


Please book your place.